Meet the Team

We recognize that the selection of a system is much more than checking off functional requirements from a list. It is as much about selecting a long-term partner in handling a business challenge. Innovatum continually strives to have the best software and to be the best possible business partner. We can report great success in this endeavor based on ongoing positive customer feedback. This is only possible because of our incredible team who are the heart and soul of our organization.

Tyler

Project and Customer Support Engineer

Tyler

I bring years of experience in customer support and template development to the Innovatum team. As the BarTender software in-house guru, I spend most of my time developing label templates, answering questions, and providing timely resolutions to customer support inquiries.

Start Date: May 2020

Tammy

Business Analyst and Project Manager

Tammy

I work closely with our clients, listening to their business needs and creating software designs and providing deliverables to satisfy their requirements. I also manage the project implementation process, provide training, and help navigate our customers through validation.

 

Start Date: October 2015

Samantha

Project Support Analyst

Samantha

As a former customer of Innovatum, I have some great ROBAR user experience to bring to the team, as well as writing and execution of validation activities. I have 6+ years of professional experience in the medical device industry working with companies to develop and implement both UDI and quality management systems. I love to design, as it lets me use my creative side, while also being hands-on in order to deliver results that exceed customer expectations.

Start Date: December 2021

Saam

Technical Writer

Saam

I’m a bit of a jack of all trades for the company. From overseas, my contributions include testing, script writing, quality assurance, risk assessment, and graphic design. Primarily though, I write and edit documents and produce the software’s help text.

Start Date: August 2012

Ron

Vice President Product Support

Ron

I am mainly involved in supporting our products. I am first in line for all emergency support calls. I am involved in new installations and upgrades. I also help guide our customer’s connections with the ESG and the GUDID by helping with certificates and xml submission configuration through xslt. I have also handled many customer validation efforts. I have worked in the life sciences as a consultant for almost 30 years and have been involved in many ERP implementations.

Start Date: Founder

Nyya

Quality Assurance Tester

Nyya

Back in December 2018, I started working for Innovatum as a Documentation Support and Analyst Intern. My tasks included assisting with help text documentation, risk assessment, and assisting with quality assurance testing. I have since been promoted to a full-time Quality Assurance Tester where I am currently involved with reviewing, writing, and executing test scripts and test plans.

Start Date: December 2018

Maurice

Quality Assurance Specialist

Maurice

I joined the QA team at Innovatum as an experienced QA individual. I bring a diverse background of executing test plans for many years in the public and private sector for a variety of industries and companies. My tasks include actively participating in the many processes of testing and supporting the new and existing enhancement features and software associated with the Innovatum products and services.

Start Date: June 2021

Mason

Senior Quality Assurance Specialist

Mason

I joined Innovatum with 10+ years of Quality Assurance experience, both in healthcare and legal services industries. As a QA Specialist, I am responsible for contributing to test plans and authoring and executing test cases associated with Innovatum’s products to ensure that software meets or exceeds expectations.

Start Date: December 2018

Mark

Director Sales and Marketing, Software Solutions

Mark

I’m happy to have enjoyed several consecutive years of double digit growth representing our awesome team and company Innovatum. It’s easy to generate new business when you believe in your company and when you know that working as a well-organized team lets you do things right! I love what I do: sales, marketing, website management, writing cover page magazine articles, papers, brochures, etc.. Every day I learn so much from customers, co-workers, and basically everyone I speak with.

Start Date: September 2012

Mark

Customer Support

Mark

I am the guy that all the customers get to know. I assist with architecting custom label printing methods and providing any support that our customers require. I love chasing that elusive issue and identifying the solution to it. When needed, as a developer in the making, I also work on the creation of new software inside of the ROBAR labeling system.

Start Date: May 2014

Lan

Senior Development and Support Engineer

Lan

As a programmer, I am mainly involved in adding, enhancing programs associated with Innovatum’s software – the ROBAR labeling system and related products. My concentration is on back-end business logic and sophisticated database manipulation.  I sometimes assist with supporting the products when needed.

Start Date: August 2016

Ken

Director of Sales, Hardware & Media Solutions

Ken

I’m excited to lead Innovatum’s division to assist our customers with their hardware and media requirements. I bring 23 years of industry experience and work to identify business solutions that improve customer efficiency.  I have worked to set up partnerships with best in class suppliers of hardware and labels. The combined synergy on Innovatum’s software team and our hardware/media solutions provide our customers a complete labeling process.

Start Date: May 2017

Janine

Operations Manager

Janine

Ardi tells me I run the company, and it is only partially true.

I manage Account Payable/Receivables. I process payroll and manage employees 401k plan. I close the books and assist our CPAs on tax return preparation. I purchase materials and office supplies. I manage the day to day tasks at hand to make sure that the office runs smoothly.

Start Date: Feb 2002

Jamey

Senior Systems Engineer and Customer Support

Jamey

I make things happen at Innovatum. I will be the one handling your software installs, server configurations, and databases. I configure new systems, customize existing systems, and configure database replication. I write and run custom reporting queries and stored procedures to satisfy customer requirements and assist in support issues. I also assist with deep-dive support issues. But my most critical role at Innovatum is as Head Turkey Fryer for our company Thanksgiving feast every year.

Start Date: April 2004

Heather

IT Development and Quality Assurance Manager

Heather

I support and manage the entire software development and quality assurance life cycle. I also author test cases and test plans, create design mockups, execute test cases and test plans, assist in requirements gathering, and encourage process improvements.

Start Date: August 2015

Harini

Business Analyst & Project Manager

Harini

My primary role is to assist with the software design process and to perform tasks such as wireframing, requirements elicitation, and creating design documentation. I provide tier two support and manage the customer case tracking system to ensure timely resolution of issues. I also work closely with our customers during the software implementation phase to provide training and any support required to ensure project goals are being met.

Start Date: May 2011

Eric

Systems Engineer and Customer Support

Eric

I handle mostly internal systems here at Innovatum and assist with customer support issues. I also manage our cloud environment for customers that would prefer an “off premise” system solution.  I will be assisting with your software installs, server configurations, and database management. Internally and externally, I configure new systems, customize existing systems, and configure database replication. I also like to get my hands dirty with developing test cases for our software.

Start Date: December 2016

Dana

Vice President- Operations and Quality

Dana

I am responsible for guiding the development of methods and practices used at Innovatum to deliver systems of the highest quality consistent with customer, regulatory, and statutory requirements. My ongoing involvement with ISPE (International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering) and ASQ (American Society for Quality) keeps me in the know. With over 25 years of active operational employment, including several ERP and MES deployments within the life science industry, I bring a strong practical background of systems validation and business process development to Innovatum’s Leadership Team. “Having walked in our customers’ shoes – I get it!”

Start Date: Founder

Dan

System Architect

Dan

For the last several years, I have been instrumental in crafting incredible software, translating business needs of our customers from functional specifications to system architecture, and eventually programming modules. I am responsible for all aspects of development technologies and infrastructure at Innovatum.  I am fortunate that as a pragmatic developer I comfortably traverse the worlds of technology and business, creating resilient and extensible systems that delight our customers with their simplicity and power.

Start Date: March 2008

Ben

Software Developer

Ben

I’m part of the brain trust behind the scenes. I live in the code and enjoy lending a hand with engineering and solving tough problems for the team. I take pride in my programming as well as my ability to explain technical issues in plain English, and from time to time I help with hardware and networking considerations.

Start Date: February 2011

Amber

Project and Customer Support Engineer

Amber

My primary role at Innovatum is to assist customers with
designs for one of the last communications to their customers — the label. With 8+ years designing labels for medical
devices, I understand the associated project timelines and
cross-functional standards that guide compliant labeling. I am
always excited to show customers that Innovatum will meet and exceed expectations.

Start Date: September 2021

Ardi

President & CEO

Ardi

I am the facilitator for our incredible team and concentrate on removing barriers to our success. As a founder and a very hands on CEO my role has changed dramatically over the years from doing everything, to now helping our team maintain the same level of quality, passion, and dedication to our customers. Of course, I am still an evangelist for our solutions and love to architect their capabilities to meet particular needs of companies. Don’t be surprised to get me on a support call – I like to stay connected. I am not a CEO appointed by a venture capital company, I live and breathe labeling and compliance.

Start Date: Founder

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